Posts Tagged ‘Howe Hall’

Food waste served across campus

In this image: A bin of leftover quinoa, mussel shells, napkins and other food waste.

Dalhousie University Food Services started tracking the amount of food waste created in meal hall as a part of Canada’s Waste Reduction Week. Dalhousie University Food Services started tracking the amount of food waste created in meal hall as a part of Canada’s Waste Reduction Week. Risley’s meal hall reminds students to only take the…

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Dalhousie Cafeteria producing large amount of food waste

In this image: leftover Mezza container and wrapping on a table in the Dal Student Union Building.

Dalhousie University Food Services began to track plate waste at Howe Hall in October 2018, as a part of Canada’s Waste Reduction Week, an annual program that encourages people to lower consumption, change behaviour and learn about their impact on the planet.  On Friday of Waste Reduction Week, the focus was specifically on food waste…

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Drinking ban brings mixed results

Newcomers to Dalhousie weren’t the only ones testing the waters this month as the university implemented its first dry orientation week.   From Sept. 2 to Sept. 11, no alcohol was allowed in most Dalhousie residences, with the exception of LeMarchant Place and Glengary Apartments.   Vice-provost of student affairs, Verity Turpin, said alcohol harm reduction is…

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Trojans win on record-breaking night for IWK charity

CORRECTION: Big Horns captain James Floyd was previously listed in this article with an incorrect last name. The online version of the article has since been corrected. The Gazette regrets the error. Dalhousie Memorial Arena was all orange as the last few seconds ticked off the clock in a game that featured lots of goals,…

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Trojans win on record-breaking night for IWK charity

CORRECTIONS: – Despite popular belief, the Trojans encompass more than just Howe Hall, and the Big Horns represent more residences than Risley Hall. The Gazette regrets the error that originally appeared in this story. The mistake will not appear in the Mar. 16 edition of the paper, which will include an extended story. – Big…

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Howe Hall withstands lengthy shootout

Howe vs Risley Soccer. Photo by Ian Froese

Trojans win penalty kicks 6 – 5 It took 90 minutes, two halves in extra time and 10 rounds of penalty kicks, but, in the end, the Howe Hall Trojans would still come out on top over the Risley Hall Big Horns in the annual residence charity soccer game last Saturday night. Despite the cool…

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